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Vadapalani Murugan Temple is well-known to most devotees in Chennai, but unaware to many, there is an old Vaishnavaite (Vishnu) Temple next to it. Sri Adhimoola Perumal Temple also called Sri Gajendra Varadaraja Perumal Koil is situated on the road (Palani Andavar Koil St, Vadapalani) leading to the Murugan Temple when you are coming from Arcot Road. Entrance to the temple is ducked in between the many flower shops on the road, you need to look…

Hindu’s especially Vaishnavaites celebrate every year Vaikunda Ekadashi (ஸ்ரீ வைகுண்ட ஏகாதசி). The day is considered auspicious, and devotees take up fasting on this day as a prayer to Lord Vishnu. Vaishnavism believes that Sorga Vasal (சொர்க வாசல்) meaning ‘the doorway to Lord’s Inner Sanctum’ is opened on this day to devotees. To mark this all Vishnu temples around the world have a specially marked (or temporarily erected) gateway as a symbol of the one in Heaven.…